Havenwoods State Forest
Havenwoods State Forest is a 237-acre property managed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources within the city limits of Milwaukee. The forest was created to provide an urban green space and environmental education center. The land includes grasslands, woods, wetlands, Lincoln Creek, an urban arboretum, and education gardens. The Environmental Awareness Center includes an auditorium, classrooms, displays, and a resource center. There are trails for nature study, hiking, biking, and cross-country skiing. Schoenecker Park abuts the property on the northeast. Havenwoods is open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. A state park vehicle admission sticker is not required to use the park.
There are more than six miles of trails at Havenwoods State Forest. They range from a little over a mile to almost three miles. Many of the trails are open to pets. Recreation and activities include hiking, picnicking, bicycling and cross-country skiing.
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- Havenwoods State Forest
6141 N. Hopkins St.
Milwaukee WI 53209
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